Bozhen Chen, Ph.D. 
Professor of Physical Chemistry 

School of Chemistry and Chemical engineering
University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences 

Telephone: 010-88256129
Address: 19A, Yuquan Road, Beijing, China
Postcode: 100049


1. BS in chemistry, Peking University (1984.7)
2. MS in Environmental chemistry, Peking University (1987.7)
3. PhD in Physical chemistry, Graduate University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences(2003.8)

Work Experience

1998- present ,  The College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences 
2008-2009,  Visiting Scholar, Department of Chemistry, Stanford Uni ersity
1987 - 1998, The School of Material Science Technology, China University of Geosciences



• Hua Dong, Bo-Zhen Chen*, Ming-Bao Huang, and Roland Lindh, “The Bergman Cyclizations of the Enediyne and Its N-Substituted Analogs Using Multiconfigurational Second-Order Perturbation Theory”, Journal of Computational Chemistry, 2012, 33 (5), 537-549.
• Chengyin Wu, Yudong Yang, Zhifeng Wub*, Bozhen Chenc*, Hua Dong, Xianrong Liu, Yongkai Deng, Hong Liu, Yunquan Liua and Qihuang Gonga*, “Coulomb explosion of nitrogen and oxygen molecules through non-Coulombic states”, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2011, 13 (41), 18398-18408.
• Qing-Li Zhang and Bo-Zhen Chen*, “DFT studies on the cascade rearrangement reactions of the cubylcarbinyl radical”, Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry, 2011, 24 (2), 147-154.
• Hua Dong, Bo-Zhen Chen*, Ming-Bao Huang and Hai-Bo Chang, O-loss photodissociation of the OCS+ ion in the low-lying electronic states studied using multiconfiguration second-order perturbation theory, International Journal of Quantum Chemistry, 2011, 111 (14), 3578-3587.
• Hua Dong, Bo-Zhen Chen*, Ming-Bao Huang, Shu-Yuan Yu, “Electronic states of the C6H5CN+ ion studied using multiconfiguration wave functions”, Molecular Physics, 2010 (15), 108, 1991-1997.
• Qingli Zhang, Bozhen Chen*, “Theoretical studies of the effects of substituents on the ring opening reactions for the cyclopropylcarbinyl radical”,Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM, 2010, 941 (1-3), 10-21.
• Qingli Zhang, Zengxi Li, Bozhen Chen*, Theoretical study of intramolecular anion radical cycloaddition of the phenyl-substituted bis(enone), Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM, 2009, 901(1), 202–209. 

Research Interests

•Photodissociation reactions of small molecules or molecular ions
•Elementary chemical processes ( including organic radical cycloaddition reactions and charge transfer reactions ) in the gas phase and in solution.
•Homogeneous catalysis and heterogeneous catalysis reactions.


Current members:

Jianhua Yuan
Chenchen Guo
Lingling Geng
Dongwen Zhang
Huiqun Wang

Past members: 

Haibo Chang
Qingli Zhang
Hua Dong